Cooperative Exchange, the National Clearinghouse Association Elects 2018 New Board of Directors

Technology from Jopari Solutions Facilitates Migration to Electronic Payments and Remittance. WASHINGTON, Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cooperative Exchange, the National Clearinghouse Association since 2002 has served as the premier resource and representative of the healthcare clearinghouse industry. The Association would like to announce their newly elected Board effective Jan. 1, 2018. Board Officers: [...]

2017-12-21T16:24:55+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Compliance News|

ICD Glitch Leads CMS to Relax Physician Quality Penalties

CMS has examined impact to quality measures and has determined that the ICD-10 code updates will impact CMS’s ability to process data reported on certain quality measures for the 4th quarter of CY 2016.  CMS has released frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the ICD-10-CM code updates that impact PQRS quality reporting. The “ICD-10-CM FAQs” document [...]

2017-07-18T10:53:07+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Compliance News|

2017 Property and Casualty Medicare Secondary Payer Mandatory Reporting Requirement

On Friday, January 6, 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published an updated Section 111 User Guide. The minimal changes in version 5.2 involve inclusion of the recent Alert modifying the Total Payment Obligation to the Claimant (TPOC) amounts and CJ07 error.  Continue Reading Here [link to Compliance \ Resources \ News] [...]

2017-07-18T10:53:07+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Compliance News|

WEDI Publishes Electronic Payments Guiding Principles

In a recent article published by WEDI (The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange), they state: The opportunities for improved efficiency and cost-savings associated with industry adoption of the Automated Clearing House (ACH) Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) transaction are well established. However, despite having a national standard and supporting operating rules, ACH EFT is [...]

2017-07-18T10:53:07+00:00 September 12th, 2016|Compliance News|

How to be Successful: Electronic Submission of Workers’ Comp Bills & Attachments

In a recent report by the California Orthopedic Association to its members, they write: You can cut your billing costs and get paid quicker with less hassle if you bill electronically. It’s not that hard to do, but you have to make sure your clearinghouse understands the Workers’ Compensation billing system and they can [...]

2017-07-18T10:53:07+00:00 September 12th, 2016|Compliance News|